Profilstranda, P. groenlandicus fauna, Ny Friesland (Ordovician of Norway)

Where: Spitsbergen, Norway (79.9° N, 17.7° E: paleocoordinates 79.8° N, 17.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Petigurus groenlandicus trilobite zone, Nordporten Member (Kirtonryggen Formation), Tulean (485.4 - 471.8 Ma)

• "from the base up to 130 m of Nordporten member", in Fortey & Bruton, 2013

Environment/lithology: open shallow subtidal; calcareous limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: R. A. Fortey and D. L. Bruton. 2013. Lower Ordovician trilobites of the Kirtonryggen Formation, Spitsbergen. Fossils and Strata 59:1-116 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189837: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 19.11.2017

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Taxonomic list

Trilobita
 Corynexochida - Styginidae
Raymondaspis pingpong Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
 Corynexochida - Illaenidae
Illaenus primoticus Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
 Proetida - Dimeropygidae
Ischyrotoma parallela Boyce 1989 trilobite
 Proetida - Telephinidae
Carolinites sp. Kobayashi 1940 trilobite
 Proetida - Bathyuridae
Petigurus groenlandicus Poulsen 1937 trilobite
Catochia hinlopensis Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
Bolbocephalus stclairi Cullison 1944 trilobite
Bolbocephalus convexus Billings 1865 trilobite
Bolbocephalus gunnari Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
Bathyurine sp. Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
Jeffersonia timon Billings 1865 trilobite
Jeffersonia striagena Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
Psalikilopsis aff. cuspicaudata Ross 1953 trilobite
Licnocephala sp. Ross 1951 trilobite
Licnocephala brevicauda Poulsen 1937 trilobite
Chapmanopyge sp. Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
Punka latissima Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
Bathyurellus diclementsae Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
Harlandaspis elongata Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
Uromystrum drepanon Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
Uromystrum affine Poulsen 1937 trilobite
Uromystrum (aff. Uromystrum) affine Poulsen 1937 trilobite
 Proetida - Proetidae
Phaseolops bobowensi Fortey and Bruton 2013 trilobite
 Asaphida - Symphysurinidae
Randaynia sp. Boyce 1989 trilobite